Welcome to the White Rose.We were built in circa 1885 after the railway arrived in 1847.The railway was built in an open area of fell and farmland called Applethwaite.the nearest farm was called Birthwaite giving its name to the railway station and village.In 1859 the residents began to call their new village Windermere much to the dissmay of the people of Bowness which had been the centre of the parish for many centuries.

We offer a 5 en-suite bedrooms comprising of 2 double, 1 larger double and1 twin. Included is a substantial and delicious breakfast.We have vegetarian breakfasts and Gluton free breakfasts catering for all needs, just let us know your requirements on booking  then we can cater for your specific needs. All bedrooms have their own  private shower rooms with fresh towels,television, extensive hospitality tray with kettle, hairdryer, alarm clock and a fold away table and chairs.[only the larger double has a mini fridge]

Situated in the North of England, Windermere has direct rail links with London, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Glasgow with mainline trains stopping at Oxenholme, the Lake District. We are only a 90 minute drive from Manchester Airport (which also has a direct rail link to Windermere village) and an hour's drive from Liverpool Airport.
If you are arriving by car there is on road free parking opposite and several other roads within the vacinity that are free, failing that there is a carpark opposite where charges will apply. Windermere is cenral for visiting all the beautiful surrounding Towns and Villages.It has a regular bus service taking you to Keswick, Grassmere, Ambleside to name a few, and many other scenic Places{we have bus time tables}. If you would prefere a guided tour then we have leaflets for you to chose from,we can also help your decision with advice.We can book any tour for you.They do full and half day tours,they pick you up and drop you off from the White Rose.

With our Lakeland hospitality, comfy rooms, a delicious set you up for the day breakfast and, of course, the towering mountains, peaceful lakes and the stunning beauty of the area, should make your trip to the Lakes truly memorable!

Generally, weekends are a two night minimum stay - and all Bank Holiday weekends are a three night minimum stay.

Please note we are unable to accept children under the age of 14